Brickbat: Saying the Quiet Part Out Loud

Must read

FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried says he has just $100,000 in his bank account after running a company that was once worth $32 billion

The former CEO of failed cryptocurrency exchange FTX says he’s down to his last $100,000—and that was just the last time he checked. ...

Fed’s housing market ‘reset’ has officially set off the second-biggest home price correction of the post-WWII era

In June, Fed Chair Jerome Powell told reporters that the overheated U.S. housing market—which saw U.S. home prices rise over 40% in just over...

‘The so-called golden era is over’: The U.K.’s prime minister raises the alarm over China

China has grown increasingly ostracized from much of the West, with the U.S. among its most vocal opponents. But now the U.K., which...

Monkeypox Gets Canceled: WHO Says Name is Racist, Changes It to ‘Mpox’

In what seems to be another foray into left wing “logic,” the World Health Organization (WHO) announced on...

Brickbats

Charles Oliver |

bodycamera_1161x653

(Oleksandr Lutsenko / Dreamstime.com)

An investigation by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights has found that prosecutors are often reluctant to use bodycam video from officers in the Minneapolis Police Department in court because the officers’ language is so offensive. “When MPD officers scream obscenities at community members, it makes it challenging for prosecutors to do their job and therefore undermines the criminal justice system,” the report said. The report found that prosecutors consider Minneapolis officers’ language to be  “much less professional and respectful” than that of officers in neighboring departments.

More articles

Latest article

FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried says he has just $100,000 in his bank account after running a company that was once worth $32 billion

The former CEO of failed cryptocurrency exchange FTX says he’s down to his last $100,000—and that was just the last time he checked. ...

Fed’s housing market ‘reset’ has officially set off the second-biggest home price correction of the post-WWII era

In June, Fed Chair Jerome Powell told reporters that the overheated U.S. housing market—which saw U.S. home prices rise over 40% in just over...

‘The so-called golden era is over’: The U.K.’s prime minister raises the alarm over China

China has grown increasingly ostracized from much of the West, with the U.S. among its most vocal opponents. But now the U.K., which...

Monkeypox Gets Canceled: WHO Says Name is Racist, Changes It to ‘Mpox’

In what seems to be another foray into left wing “logic,” the World Health Organization (WHO) announced on...

Warnock, Walker Battle In Georgia Senate Runoff With Half A Million Ballots Already Cast

By T.A. DeFeo (The Center Square) More than half a million Georgian voters have already cast ballots for...